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}}{{tnr}}'''AJ Griffin''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Oklahoma State Senate]], representing District 20. Griffin was first elected in the [[State legislative special elections, 2012#February 14, 2012|February 14, 2012 special election]]. The special election was called to fill the vacancy created when [[David Myers, Oklahoma Senator|David Myers]] (R) passed away after a battle with pneumonia.<ref>[http://journalrecord.com/23rd-and-Lincoln/2011/11/18/special-election-to-choose-myers-successor-set-for-april-3/ ''23rd and Lincoln,'' "Special election to choose Myers successor set for April 3," November 18th, 2011]</ref>
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}}{{tnr}}'''AJ Griffin''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Oklahoma State Senate]], representing District 20. She was first elected into the Senate in 2012. Griffin was elected in the [[State legislative special elections, 2012#February 14, 2012|February 14, 2012 special election]] to fill the vacancy created when [[David Myers, Oklahoma Senator|David Myers]] (R) passed away after a battle with pneumonia.<ref>[http://journalrecord.com/23rd-and-Lincoln/2011/11/18/special-election-to-choose-myers-successor-set-for-april-3/ ''23rd and Lincoln,'' "Special election to choose Myers successor set for April 3," November 18th, 2011]</ref>
  
 
==Biography==
 
==Biography==

Revision as of 15:29, 5 July 2013

AJ Griffin
AJ Griffin.jpg
Oklahoma State Senate District 20
Incumbent
In office
2012-Present
Term ends
November 18, 2014
Years in position 2
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$38,400/year
Per diem$147/day
Elections and appointments
First electedApril 3, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits12 years total in state legislative chambers
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
AJ Griffin is a Republican member of the Oklahoma State Senate, representing District 20. She was first elected into the Senate in 2012. Griffin was elected in the February 14, 2012 special election to fill the vacancy created when David Myers (R) passed away after a battle with pneumonia.[1]

Biography

Griffin earned a B.A. in Hotel and Restaurant Administration from Oklahoma State University and a M.A. in Human Environmental Science from University of Central Oklahoma. [1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Griffin served on the following committees:

Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations
Energy
Health and Human Services
Judiciary
Rules, Chair

Elections

2012

See also: State legislative special elections, 2012

Griffin defeated Magnus Scott Sr. (D) in the special election on April 3, 2012. Griffin won the Republican primary on February 14, 2011. The race took place in the state's new legislative districts.[2]

Oklahoma State Senate, District 20, Special Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngAnn AJ Griffin 79.1% 3,051
     Republican Magnus Scott Sr. 20.9% 807
Total Votes 3,858

Personal

Griffin and her husband, Troy, have two children. They live in Guthrie, OK.[2]

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Preceded by
David Myers
Oklahoma State Senate District 20
2012–present
Succeeded by
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